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HIGH-VITAMIN DIET [1 record]

Record 1 2011-05-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Dietetics
DEF

A dietary regimen that includes a variety of foods containing therapeutic amounts of all of the vitamins necessary for the metabolic processes of the body.

CONT

Prior evidence has suggested that vitamin rich diets may protect against cancer and heart disease, prompting keen interest among researchers to find nutritional elements that may prevent these illnesses.

Key term(s)
  • vitamin-rich diet
  • high vitamin diet

French

Domaine(s)
  • Diététique
CONT

Il a longtemps été suggéré qu'un régime riche en vitamines permet de protéger contre le cancer et les maladies du cœur, ce qui a suscité beaucoup d'intérêt parmi les chercheurs afin de trouver des éléments nutritifs permettant de prévenir ces maladies.

OBS

Les termes «régime» et «diète» sont souvent en concurrence, toutefois le terme «régime» tend à supplanter le terme «diète» dans l'usage.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Dietética
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